Acria spp. Stephens, 1834 -

Taxonomic Information

Acria Stephens, 1834 known from the Indian subregion. 
Acria amphorodes Meyrick, 1923. India: Punjab. 
Acria ceramitis Meyrick, 1908. India; Sri Lanka. 
Acria emarginella (Donovan, 1804) (Phalaena). India; Sri Lanka.  
Acria eulectra Meyrick, 1908. India: Meghalaya (TL: Khasi Hills). 
Acria obtusella (Walker, 1864) (Tisdra). Sri Lanka; Borneo.  
= Amphoritis nycterodes Meyrick, 1905 
Acria xanthosaris Meyrick, 1908. India: Assam.  
Acria meyricki Shashank, Saravana, Kalidas, Phanikumar, Ramamurthy & Bose, 2015. Andhra Pradesh (TL: Pedavegi). 

Extalimital species
Acria malacolectra Meyrick, 1930 
Acria cocophaga Chen & Wu, 2011. China. 
Acria equibicruris Wang, 2008. China. 
Acria ornithorrhyncha Wang, 2008. China. 
Acria psamatholeuca Meyrick,1930. Cameroon.  
Acria sciogramma Meyrick,1915. New Guinea. 

Photo Gallery and Species Biology

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Andaman and Nicobar Islands
Andhra Pradesh
Arunachal Pradesh
Assam
Bihar
Chandigarh
Chhattisgarh
Dadra & Nagar Haveli
Daman & Diu
Delhi
Goa
Gujarat
Haryana
Himachal Pradesh1
Jammu and Kashmir
Jharkhand
Karnataka
Kerala
Lakshadweep
Madhya Pradesh
Maharashtra1
Manipur
Meghalaya
Mizoram
Nagaland
Odisha
Paschimbanga
Pondicherry
Punjab
Rajasthan
Sikkim
Tamil Nadu
Tripura
Uttar Pradesh
Uttarakhand1
West Bengal11
Total1211
  1. OD for genus Acria: Stephens, J. F. 1834. Illustrations of British Entomology; or, a synopsis of indigenous insects: containing their generic and specific distinctions; with an account of their metamorphoses, times of appearance, localities, food, and economy, as far as practicable Ill. Br. Ent. (Haustellata) 4(2): 1-352 (1834). Page 218.

Page citation

Anonymous 2024. Acria spp. Stephens, 1834 – . In Sondhi, S., Y. Sondhi, R.P. Singh, P. Roy and K. Kunte (Chief Editors). Butterflies of India, v. 3.71. Published by the Indian Foundation for Butterflies. URL: https://moths.ncbs.res.in/acria-spp, accessed 2024/03/01.